Bo Derek was one of the most talked-about stars of the 1980s. The boys wanted to date her, and the girls wanted to be her. So pretty much everyone had a poster of her on their walls. Bo started off as an ordinary girl next door with the same hopes and aspirations that other young kids have. Bo met director John Derek, the love of her life when she was just 16 years old. With his help, she blossomed into the “It Girl” of the ‘80s. She became the blonde bombshell that everyone still knows her as.
While she came from humble beginnings and eventually landed in Hollywood stardom, Bo’s career wasn’t always successful. You know by now that many times when it comes to Hollywood famous faces, there’s a lot more going on behind the scenes. Bo is no exception. She went through her own share of trials and tribulations.
This is the story of Bo Derek.